Girish Gaitonde

Founder & Board Member at Xoriant

Girish Gaitonde is the founder and CEO of Xoriant. Girish has over 25 years of experience in the technology industry, including senior positions at AT&T, Intel, and Tekedge.

Girish started their career at Intel in 1984 as a Senior Systems Engineer. Girish was responsible for the architecture, design, and development of systems and chips. In 1987, they joined AT&T as a Product Manager. Girish managed, marketed, and engineered AT&T's computer and network products.

In 1989, Girish left AT&T to join ARIX Computers as the Product Marketing Manager. Girish was responsible for product marketing of data communications and networking products. In 1990, they left ARIX to join Tekedge as the CEO. Tekedge is now Xoriant!

Girish has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay.

Girish Gaitonde has a MBA from the University of Chicago, MS in Computer Engineering from Penn State University, and B Tech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Girish also attended Raja Shivaji Vidyalaya.

Some direct reports include Mark Spurlock - Sales VP, Solutions, Ram Subramanyam - EVP, Business Development, and Mahesh Nalavade - CFO.


  • Founder & Board Member

    Current role

  • Founder and CEO